Literacy Services

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Welcome to the South San Francisco Public Library Literacy Services. Literacy Services includes the Community Learning Center and Project Read and offers programs to assist you in reaching your literacy and educational goals.

Literacy skills are the foundation that you use to make important decisions in life, and we want to be sure you have the tools you need including literacy in reading, finance, and technology.

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Community Learning Center

"Opening Doors to Success" 

The Community Learning Center supports family literacy with after-school and summer homework programs for children, adult classes in computer literacy, citizenship, literacy in Spanish, and various classes focused on current community needs.

520 Tamarack Lane
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 877-8540 |

Project Read of Northern San Mateo County

"Learning for Life"

The mission of Project Read is to assist adults and their families to reach their literacy and financial education goals through one-on-one tutoring, money management training, family activities and more. Project Read serves the communities of Colma, Daly City, San Bruno, and South San Francisco.

840 West Orange Avenue
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 829-3871

Upcoming Events

Community Learning Center is hiring. 
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Project Read Fall 2019 Tutor Training

Training sessions will be held at the Community Learning Center, 520 Tamarack Lane, South San Francisco on:
Saturday, November 2    9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Saturday, November 9    9:00 am - 1:30 pm

** Please call Project Read at (650) 829-3871 for more information and to register to attend this free training!

Project Read's 27th Annual Trivia Challenge
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Friday, November 15, 2019 5:30 - 9:00 pm
South San Francisco Conference Center, 255 S. Airport Blvd, SSF